Mormon polygamy: a history
Signature Books, 1986 - 307 Seiten
An informative outline of the secret origins of Mormon polygamy, the peculiarities of the early practice, "unofficial" polygamous marriages at the turn-of-the-century and present-day fundamentalist Mormon groups which still practice polygamy.
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(Salt Lake Tribune, 27 July 1953). Regardless of the motivations behind the raid,
officials quickly began the legal processing of Short Creekers. The community
Sunday school room became a temporary court chamber. Upon completion of ...
"The practice of polygamy," the judge ruled, "is not a fundamental right
constitutionally protected by the Free Exercise clause of the First Amendment or
any right of privacy or liberty under the Fourteenth Amendment" (Salt Lake
Tribune, 28 April ...
Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1879. Tagg, Melvin S. A History of the Mormon
Church in Canada. Lethbridge, Alberta: Lethbridge Herald, 1968. Tannahill,
Reay. Sex in History. New York: Stein and Day, 1981. Tanner, Jerald, and
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - amydross - LibraryThing
A truly fascinating work. I bought this book in a mainline LDS-run bookstore, so I can only imagine that it must have been approved by the church hierarchy. That said, it appears to be irreproachably ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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Single best volume to understand the development of polygamy in Mormon history. Vollständige Rezension lesen